Yun Hao

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Areas of Research: 

My research interest lies in music information retrieval (MIR), especially music mood/genre classification using text mining and signal processing techniques, as well as topics related to MIR evaluation.


PhD, Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (in progress)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 2013

Selected Publications, Papers and Presentations: 

Hao,Y., Choi, K., Downie, J.S. (2016). Exploring J-DISC: Some Preliminary Analyses. In Proceedings of the 3rd Digital Libraries for Musicology (DLfM).

Hu, X., Choi, K., Lee, J. H., Laplante, A., Hao, Y., Cunningham, S. J., & Downie, J. S. (2016). WiMIR: An Informetric Study on Women Authors in ISMIR. In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR).

Downie, J. S., Hu, X., Lee, J. H., Choi, K., Cunningham, S. J., & Hao, Y. (2014). Ten years of MIREX: reflections, challenges and opportunities. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR).

Xu, J., Li, X., Hao, Y., & Yang, G. (2014, April). Source separation improves music emotion recognition. In Proceedings of International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (p. 423). ACM.